Collaboration & Design

Collaboration & Design

We're an optimistic, methodical, design-focused custom home building partner. We value quality craftsmanship, thoughtful design, and balancing wish lists with budgets. Let us create the perfect home for your lifestyle.

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Inspired Homes

We work across the design and build process to refine and transform your wish list and ideas into a new home. From gourmet kitchens, to luxury baths, to outdoor living, we build homes dedicated to the way you live.

Dedicated Vision

South Haven was founded among friends and colleagues who've dedicated their careers to designing and building the finest custom homes. Together our team delivers the experience and resources to make your custom homebuilding process realistic, predictable, and delightful.

Our greatest inspiration is creating places your family is proud to call home.

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Dedicated Vision

South Haven was founded among friends and colleagues who've dedicated their careers to designing and building the finest custom homes. Together our team delivers the experience and resources to make your custom homebuilding process realistic, predictable, and delightful.

Our greatest inspiration is creating places your family is proud to call home.

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We appreciate the level of high-touch service and partnership. It makes us feel even better about our decision. Over and above the quality of our home, the personal approach means a lot to us. They have something really special.
~ Chris Y

FUNCTION & FORM

JESSYE ARCHER
Co-founder

Jessye is a construction and planning expert who leads South Haven operations with thoughtful homebuilding, planning, and business management.

SHANE ROACH
Co-founder

Shane leads South Haven business and strategy with a vision for planning, architecture and design, and a joy for the custom homebuilding experience.

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ALYSON ROACH
Real Estate

As an Atlanta native with a passion for connecting people, Alyson brings clients together with dream home properties throughout the city.

Angelique Baez SHB team Aug 2020
ANGELIQUE BAEZ
Design

Angelique shares her deep design expertise and joy for beautiful interiors to help clients discover their dream home style.

Beth Schutz SHB team Aug 2020
BETH SCHUTZ
Project Management

As a homebuilding strategy and planning professional, Beth leads clients, teams, and projects through our custom homebuilding experience.

Bill Stakemann SHB team Aug 2020
BILL STAKEMANN
Build Partner

Bill shares his deep construction knowledge and professional homebuilding approach to create dream homes for discerning clients.

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BRIAN MCCARTNEY
Homebuilding

Brian is a seasoned homebuilding professional with a passion for custom homebuilding and attention to the details.

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DAN HEPBURN
Homebuilding

Dan is a longtime residential construction expert with a natural instinct for leading wonderful craftsmanship and fine homebuilding.

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PAULA PURTYMUN
Architecture

Paula blends authentic architecture with a natural instinct for modern day living to design beautiful homes you'll love to live in.

01-Rickey Matthews July 2019
RICKEY MATTHEWS
Build Partner

Rickey brings deep professional homebuilding experience and thoughtful leadership to beautiful custom homes and delighted clients.

01-Steven Black June 2019
STEVEN BLACK
Operations

Steven is an operational expert with a passion for getting things done (with occasional help from the office dog, Casper.)

Vicki Berry SHB team Aug 2020
VICKI BERRY
Finance

With deep expertise for financial management and operational planning, Vicki keeps the business of South Haven running smoothly.

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YORALBA REGALADO
Architecture

Yoralba brings a passion for details and architecture to the design and planning of luxury custom homes.

Zora Johnson SHB team Aug 2020
ZORA JOHNSON
Customer Service

Zora manages the many details of customer service and design operations with a natural instinct for ready action.

With every home we craft, we hope to inspire people to love their home for a lifetime. We are equally inspired by the work of our friends and colleagues at Atlanta-based charities Rally Foundation and HomeAID Atlanta.

Rally's focus on childhood cancer research is making a difference for children fighting cancer everywhere. HomeAID Atlanta builds new lives for area homeless families and individuals through housing and community outreach.

We build homes for families and lifetimes.